ACCESS offers a variety of programs for students attending Hartnell, Cabrillo, Gavilan and Monterey Peninsula College. These include:
- The Summer Research Institute
- Study Sessions and tutoring
- Enrichment Activities such as science seminars, lab tours of research labs at UC Santa Cruz, and introductions to UC Santa Cruz faculty and researchers
All students attending the colleges listed above are invited to apply for ACCESS membership. Membership benefits include invitations to special ACCESS events, UC transcript evaluations, scholarship information and eligibility to apply for the ACCESS Mini Research Camp and ACCESS Summer Research Institute.